ARCHIVED 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog 
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ARCHIVED 2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Political Science, B.A.

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Total number of hours for the program: 120.

Liberal Studies Hours: 42

Liberal Studies Program Requirements 

Major Requirements

The major requires 39 hours as follows: Core (18 hours), Electives (15), and MFL (6 hours)


  • MFL 231 and 232, or 240 Credits:  (6)


15 hours of Political Science electives at the 200 level and above (at least 12 of these hours must be at the 300 or 400 level; no more than 6 hours can be applied to cooperative education or internship).

Additional Requirements

Students must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA in the major, and no grade below a C (2.0) for any core course in the major will be accepted.

 To complete the program, a total of 39 hours is required, including a minor, second major, or other approved program. At least 32 hours taken at WCU must be at the junior-senior level to meet one of the general university requirements.

Visit the department’s website at to view the 8 semester curriculum guide.

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